Crime Statistics for Strawberry Hill, Wakefield, Wakefield, May 2019

StatisticsPic Via

Crime Statistics for Strawberry Hill, Wakefield, Wakefield

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Strawberry Hill using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 2019 are the latest figures. The data published by the Police are incidents that were reported to them in that month, not the crimes that were prosecuted and/or had further action taken. In by far the majority of incidents, no further action is taken.

There were a total of 78 street level crime incidents in Strawberry Hill in May 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Strawberry Hill, this category is usually the largest in any urban area. This is partly because 'Violent Crime' covers so many offences compared to say Burglary

Crime CategoryIncidents
Violent Crime26
Anti Social Behaviour15
Criminal Damage Arson9
Vehicle Crime8
Public Order7
Other Theft6
Burglary5
Bicycle Theft1
Drugs1
All Crime78

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2019

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Strawberry Hill. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

Where Police data is not specific to an address for privacy reasons, most roads are represented by 1 to 2 markers or clusters. However, this should be enough to ascertain if the road you live in or are thinking of moving to, is a crime hot spot. The only exception could be where there is a large cluster of a single crime category on a street, as this could but not necessarily be related to multiple incidents at one address.



Crime incidents in neighbouring areas to Strawberry Hill

We've taken the ten nearest places to Strawberry Hill and ranked them by the number of crime incidents in each. This should allow you to see if Strawberry Hill has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Castleford (2.48 miles)344
Monkhill (1.96 miles)269
Pontefract (1.86 miles)239
Hopetown (2.24 miles)203
Cutsyke (1.86 miles)202
Loscoe (1.75 miles)102
Featherstone (0.62 miles)84
Strawberry Hill78
Ackton (0.62 miles)46
Streethouse (1.96 miles)36



Most violent places near Strawberry Hill

The category of crime that most concerns people is violent crime. We have taken the ten nearest place to Strawberry Hill and ranked them according to the number of violent incidents in the 'best fit' Policing neighbourhood.

LocationViolent Incidents
Castleford128
Monkhill91
Hopetown87
Pontefract73
Cutsyke73
Loscoe40
Featherstone30
Strawberry Hill26
Ackton16
Streethouse15

Last updated: July 9, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


Top 10 worst places to live in England 2019